With another action-packed month of MMA in the books, MMAjunkie looks at the best knockouts from November 2018: Here are the five nominees, listed in chronological order, and winner of MMAjunkie’s “Knockout of the Month” award for November.

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The Nominees

Ronaldo Souza def. Chris Weidman at UFC 230

Ronaldo Souza (26-6 MMA, 9-3 UFC) got his nose smashed and his head thoroughly thumped by former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman (14-4 MMA, 10-4 UFC) – and that was just the first round.

After that, Souza had to dig deep to climb back into the fight, which is exactly what he did in the succeeding rounds. He finally dropped Weidman with a huge punch just over the midway point of the final round to help stake his claim at a future title shot at 185 pounds.